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10. and it's not just in new york. boston, cleveland, a lot of other cities will be experiencing much of the same. >> i'm feeling it in new york right now. allison chinchar, thanks very much. time now for the cnn special report, "all the best, all the worst 2017". >> the following is a cnn special report. from the outer limits of a world unlike any ever known comes a spine tingling, hair raising, bone chilling tale of horrifying headlines, political intrigues, mayhem, majesty, music, and more. with an all-star cast including sports analyst bryan jones. >> run, run, they're coming. >> comedian helen hall. >> cnn's own van jones and john berman. >> this time it's personal. >> radio host bethany watson. >> it wasn't me.
it wasn't me. >> anchor s.e. cupp. youtube sensation jessie paige. and comedienne carolyn deal. it's "all the best, all the worst 2017." >> welcome, i'm tom foreman. in so many ways the last 12 months have played out like a bad movie. we had week after week of outlandish characters and unexpected developments and outrageous behavior in big news and in entertainment and pop culture and most of all in politics where one name overshadowed everything else, and it came from d.c. ♪ >> president trump. >> trump. >> trump. >> trump. >> donald trump. >> trump. >> donald trump. >> president trump. >> donald trump. >> the biggest overarching story of the year is certainly the trump presidency. >> it was bananas how completely
divided this country became, b-a-n-a-n-a-s. >> ladies and gentlemen, the president-elect of the united states, donald john trump. >> for some voters the new york billionaire was the best thing to come to washington in decades with his promise of shaking things up, shooting straight, and draining the swamp. >> i, donald john trump. >> if anybody in this country is against anything he's going to do, i really worry about their judgment. >> he's laying the ground work for the future, for us. >> i love him. >> but the reality for others -- >> it was like a garbage fire roller coaster. >> it's been so strange and unnerving most of the time. >> the best win for the president, the stream of conservative judges he has flowing into federal courts coast to coast, and the justice he seated on the supreme court. >> and i got it done in the first 100 days. that's even nice. >> they have lifetime appointments to the federal
court. these guys are like nine years old, and they're going to become siborgs and live forever. they're going to be on a court of 2 how's 200 and we're not even talking about it. >> worst judgment, his decision again and again to take to twitter. almost 2,500 times in the year following his election, taunting foreign leaders, making policy, announcing staff changes, and pouring insults on his foes. >> it's definitely new that the president has such a strong twitter branding. yeah, i'll put it that way. >> this is not a person of nuance, so for him it's perfect. >> his twitter feed helped push a torrent of misleading, deceptive and down right false statements out of the white house, starting on day one. >> this was the largest audience to ever witness an inauguration, period. >> there were more people at my bar mitzvah than were at that
inauguration, and i'm not even jewish. >> when trump was called out he always had the best response from his fans' point of view. >> some of the fake news said -- >> the fake news. >> you are fake news. >> a lot of news is fake and has been for years. >> but that gave rise to the best counterpunching, handed to major news outlets for vigorously chasing down and reporting facts despite the badgering from the oval office, #facts first. >> it's the seinfeld line. >> it's not a line if you believe it. >> it was all the best fodder for political satire. >> are you kidding me? >> best power play, the gop came into the year holding the oval office, controlling the house and senate, and dominating democrats in most state legislators and governor's offices, too. something few expected.
>> it's been surreal. you run out of adjectives to describe what it's been like on the political landscape. >> the best claim, it's the economy, stupid. employment, house values and the stock market have all continued to climb starting under president obama. >> by every traditional measurement the economy is doing well. >> worst follow-up aside from a late charge in tax reform, the party pretty much failed to pass any major legislation, no instruct makeover, no wall with mexico. the republicans could not even repeal obamacare despite repeated tries and years of promises. >> and it almost seemed like they were caught by surprise. like, wait, we have to do this thing? >> not that democrats did any better. >> you ready? i'm ready. >> worst family feud, the survey says, the bitter blame game over why hillary clinton lost last
year. dueling books and interviews kept nerves raw and voters seeing red. >> why are we looking backwards? look forward. that's in the past. it's water under the bridge. >> the democratic party is trying to find itself, and so far i'm not even sure it knows where to look. >> best news for the so-called resistance. robert mueller probe into the meddling in the u.s. election, despite the insistence, they had no improper contact with the kremlin. >> apparently no one has seen "rocky iv" or "red dawn" or "air force one." but news flash, russians are evil. >> get off my plane.
>> the one thing that liberals and progressives were holding onto, do you think tomorrow he's going to be impeached? you think he's going to be impeached by lunch? he wasn't. he wasn't. >> worst masters of the photo op, multimillionaire treasure secretary steve mnuchin and his wife louise linten. mnuchin is also a member of the worst frequent fliers club those cabinet members who came under scrutiny for questionable trips on private and military jets paid for with taxpayer dollars. >> everyone knows you can walk faster between washington, d.c., and philadelphia than taking a private jet. it didn't make any sense at all. >> best short timer, anthony scaramucci. was just ten days on the job as white house communications director before getting the boot. worst numbers, any and all polls about popularity of the president and congress.
>> it doesn't shock me since confidence in the country and leadership is low. >> worst losers, voters left and right who were hoping for a break through in the d.c. gridlock. >> it felt like a war. and so i think anybody who was moderate and was trying to take good pieces from both sides were just trampled by the vitriol and the screaming and the anger. >> it just makes it very, very hard to have a conversation. >> immigrants want rights. women want rights. like don't touch my boobs unless i said so, and everyone at the top of the system is like, what are you talking about? this is crazy. >> the most visible action came at the state level where local governments in several places took down statutes of confederate leaders, even in the
face of angry voters. and the most amazing and unexpected out pouring of political activism you have to toss it to the women's march which filled streets across america. >> there were an estimated four million people that took part in the women's march. if you used trump's inauguration math, that was 100 bajillion people. >> tell me what democracy looks like. >> they gathered to protest on unequal treatment, unequal rights, unequal pay and share a message that resonated across generations. >> it's not women are better than men, we deserve the same pay for doing the same work, which is 100% validate. >> this is the year of women finding our voice and saying we're not going to put up with it. it was one of the most powerful moments of my entire life. >> we'll have more on this amazing year for women later along with our looks at sports, music, television, and many other topics.
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movie fans were once again saying "hi" to lots of super heroes this year. >> i love every single superhero movie. i don't care how bad they are. i don't care what the tomato people say. i love them all because it means my culture is winning. >> i just saw thor ragnarok, and it was the best movie about ragnarok of the year. >> the box office raked in receipts for the latest adventures of the transformers. >> show time, a-holes. >> the guardians of the galaxy, even lego batman held his own. >> batman, we love you. >> and "logan" stood strong for the x-men. >> "logan" was so good. it had heart and action and my favorite, patrick stewart.
>> wait a minute, you guys aren't the real avengers. hulk gives it away. >> spidey senses were tingling over peter parker's latest identity crisis. >> loved "spiderman homecoming." i think that was great. it was adorable and a new perspective for the story of the spiderman. >> that was nice. >> and the best super film was the one that seemed to have everyone cheering. >> "wonder woman" i saw that. >> i loved "wonder woman." >> this was such a high point, i think in a year that felt really fraught for women. >> let's go. >> i think the reason why "wonder woman" made so much money is that finally we got to see women kicking butt on the screen. >> the "star wars" franchise once again sailed into our galaxy. action and crime movies had a good run. with cong skull island roaring
and fate of the furious on a roll. but the best car chase scene came from "baby driver" the story was goofy but, wow. >> insane. >> agreed. and i'm not normally into those types of movies, but i really enjoyed it. >> "get out" was a crime flick that was kind of science fiction, kind of odd, but a smash. >> get down. >> loved it. i loved "get out." >> did i like it? no. >> i thought it was fantastic. >> it was creepy. i like the way it ended, the black guy won, so yeah, i liked that. >> what do they want? >> the most divisive film of the year was the uber creepy "mother," some called it a masterpiece, others, a mess. >> dude, i saw that movie "mother."
that was wild. i walked out thinking i was high. >> i saw something. >> remake of a classic, "it" which gave us the most memorable character, too. >> oh, no. >> oh, yes, penny wise the clown. >> i couldn't watch it. i literally feel like i've seen the whole movie on social media. even though i haven't watched it. >> that guy stephen king can really write a story. somebody needs to give that guy a book deal. >> who's there? >> for the more tender hearted sequels and remakes ruled. quat beauty and the beast" brought the magic back to life. so disdespicable me 2 and cars 2 as well. >> welcome. anything to declare? >> however, an original, coco really filled the seats. >> i've been dating this girl. she's white. >> a white girl? >> best romantic comedy, "the big sick." >> that was really cute. >> just go for it.
>> best road romp, "girls trip." >> i had a glass of wine and i was just drinking and watching and laughing, and it was awesome. >> best historic drama, given to "dunkirk" or maybe darkest hour. they're pretty much both the same thing. worst historic moment. >> "la la land." >> announcing the wrong best picture at the oscars. >> no, there's a mistake. moonlight, you guys won best picture. >> you have almost second-hand embarrassment. that's how i felt at least. >> it's funny. the movie i wanted to win actually won, so i was actually very happy. >> ladybird, is that your given name? >> and while ladybird, and some other late arrivals of the year may be oscar worthy, the best long shot oscar you should be looking at is the stunning captivating, heart breaking
"good time." >> it's a nice dream. it's a nice dream. >> amid all the turmoil of the year when people were not escaping to the movies, many turned to sports where they also found a lot of action, some amazing performances and, yeah, a little drama. ♪ >> sports were awesome this year. all of the sports were phenomenal. i don't follow sports, tom. >> well, plenty of people do. and in baseball, the world series gave them some games for the ages. as the houston astros met the los angeles dodgers. >> i played baseball for a while recreationally, not a big deal. >> it was a slug fest from start to finish with the astros finally taking the prize. >> and they were both really, really good baseball teams, and they played really well in the world series. that's such a wonderful thing to see. >> best headline, this 2014 "sports illustrated" cover that predicted the astros would win this year.
♪ in basketball for the third time in three years, the cleveland cavaliers clashed with the golden state warriors. and king james could not withstand the win attacks from kevin durant and the amazing steph curry. trophy went west. >> unbelievable athlete, great guy, the last of the pure role models. >> in hockey the penguins froze out the predators skating off with a stanley cup for the second year in a row. ♪ football is still the most popular game, but viewership has gone into a free fall even as player protest against police treatment of african-americans has remained divisive. >> this was never about the national anthem. this was never about the flag. this was never about our military. this was about everyone in this country enjoying equal rights, equal treatment.
that is it. >> worst wait in the unemployment line goes to colin kaepernick who started the protest and now isn't playing for anyone. worst collapse. that's the atlanta falcons old stadium blowing up which is exactly what the team did in the super bowl. for most of the game the falcons who have never won a championship made the patriots look like amateurs. then the pats launched a record setting 25-point come back. >> they win it anyway because that's what they do. >> and grabbed the lombardi trophy for the fifth time. >> i have re-watched the fourth quarter in overtime of the super bowl now several times. and i still don't believe that it happened. >> so it turns out the patriots can win without cheating. >> the best american male
marathoner in a generation retired at the new york marathon, just as shalain flanagan became the first american woman to win in 40 years. >> that's so cool. that's amazing. that's my personal best nap time for sure. >> and the worst matchup, almost everyone thought it would be conor mcgregor and floyd maeather. everyone thought he would fold like a cheap suit. >> he showcased some boxing skills. >> he held into the tenth round before a tko, pocketing an estimated $75 million. no wonder he was smiling even as he congratulated the champion.
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there were just so many huge news stories, so much conflict. at times it felt less like a bad movie and more like an epic. the worst wildfires, at least in the modern history of california, swept the northern end of the state leading to dozens of fatalities, 9,000 structures in ashes. and hundreds affthousands of acr acr acres scorched. then fires hit again in the south. >> it was apocalyptic. i love it in california and marijuana cannot be legalized fast enough. >> not to be outdone, the vicious storms that flattened puerto rico dropped almost biblical rains. >> 50 inches at once. 50 inches of rain. it was unbelievable.
it was something we just haven't seen before. >> the national oceanic atmospheric administration said when all is said and done, this will likely be the second hottest year on record with only last year a little hotter. >> i just don't recall another year like this one where there's been so much terrible, turbulent destructive weather. >> when you have floods and fires and biblical stuff going on, you might at some point want to talk about these weather patterns and whether or not we're in deep, deep trouble because i think we are. ♪ [ gunshots ] >> oh, my god. >> also terrible and turbulent, the worst continuing trend, the mass shootings that ripped across the country. >> each one is a tragedy in and of itself. >> we need to get people over to
the hospital, okay? >> with 58 people killed, las vegas became the worst in modern times. >> is this our new normal? is this just something that we assume is going to happen now? >> multiple units are on scene. >> and mass shootings in a texas church, a mississippi town, a florida business and other places raised the persistent alarm over gun violence. >> it happens so often and that's horrific that kids are going to grow up and that's going to be the way of the world. >> i would like to have a grownup conversation with you about how we can have more control, who gets a gun and who doesn't. that's it. >> jews will not replace us. >> violence in other forms also rocked communities. in charlottesville, virginia, a march of whiteupremacis turned violent. dozens were hurt and one woman died when police say a driver purposely ran into counter
protesters. >> i can't believe the president of the united states is having a hard time denouncing them, and i also felt tiki torches? >> it all took a toll. a poll by the american psychological association found two-thirds of americans stressed about america's future. >> i was surprised that tuning out became self-care. >> terrorism continued close to home in the form of that truck attack along a bike path in new york. [ gunshots ] and a shooting attack on members of congress at baseball practice. >> what's going on? >> and even more so overseas at an ariana grande concert in england, on a boulevard in spain, and plenty of other places in the middle east and beyond. >> it used to be very shocking when something would happen overseas. now it's like, another one? i'm trying to find something more fun to look at on my feed, and that's scary in itself. >> the best development, isis
driven out of its self-pro-claimed capital of raqqah, syria. >> it's definitely a positive sign and something this administration should be getting credit for. >> doesn't mean isis is gone. isis still has many different ways to manifest its evil around the world, but it's still a significant step. >> worst saber rattling. the steady expansion of north korea's nuclear and missile programs. worst guy to have a finger on the trigger, kim jong-un. >> what kind of kimchi are they making in north korea that keeps churning out these crazy, chubby leaders? >> first of all, that flat top, he's got to get a new hair style. that fade is too high. >> best images out of the hermit kingdom, a young soldier running to freedom under a hail of gunfire. he was hit, but he made it. worst story back on the home front, the relentless march of powerful men caught up in accusations of grabbing, groping, sexual assault and harassment. the allegations hit power
players in hollywood, men on capitol hill and men hoping to get there, trusted names in the news media, and other people in other businesses, too. >> you just have dude after dude being like, i just didn't realize it wasn't appropriate to whip my [ bleep ] out in front of a room of fully clothed women. why wouldn't that be cool in a workplace? >> it blows my mind in 2017 men still behave this way. and in so many numbers. just gross, you guys. you guys are gross. >> best hashtag, #metoo. worst reality, how many women can post it. >> i'm a female standup comedian. which one of the 400 stories would you like to hear? hey, guys, keep your [ bleep ] in your pants. >> terrible for those folks, but the courage they displayed come out and naming names and also dealing with those episodes,
they are to be commended. >> other news tipping the scales, in morocco, the remains the of the oldest homo sapiens were unearthed. >> i didn't even know that prehuman were a thing, but i can tell you i've definitely gone out on a few dates with some. >> in nevada after nine years in prison -- >> congratulations to o.j. simpson only one who had a good year. he's free. >> and in london, bad boy prince harry getting hitched. engaged to american actress meghan markle and ready to make party plans. >> does it involve 3,000 models and a dozen bottles of vodka? >> this won't do at all. >> we'll have the miracles of coffee, a big noise from the amazon, and we'll strike up the band. ♪ from the killers to kendrick lamar, we'll check out what was hot and not in music. plus, tv gets steamy with
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music in 2017 from the cool funk of bruno mars. >> i think this was a good year for music. >> to the slick upon of portugal the man. ♪ i'm a rebel just for kicks >> to the capital inviting country sound of sturgill simpson. ♪ >> there was a lot of new music this year. ♪ look what you just made me do ♪ >> the reigning queen of pop, taylor swift shocked fans by deleting most of her social media and taking on a tougher character. >> we like taylor with a little of bitterness but she's jumped the shark with the bitterness. pull it back, taylor. pull it back. >> beyonce did pull back on the music but dominated instagram. >> beyonce is somebody who even when she does stuff that has been done for 10,000 years like, i don't know, being pregnant, it's still fascinating.
proudly says be humble. ♪ sit down >> kendrick lamar the greatest rapper alive, it's like listening to a psychotherapist. >> best old school, selena gomez. best still rising, halsey. ♪ down, down, down down forever ♪ >> ed sheeran kept a solid place on the charts. so did miley cyrus. ♪ next to you ♪ in malibu >> the new stuff, "malibu" that's a great tune. >> best catch phrase, demi lovato. ♪ baby, i'm sorry ♪ i'm not sorry >> worst heartbreak, saying bye to tom petty, glenn campbell chuck berry, david cassidy,
walter becker and more. best comeback from a hard time away, kesha. another big turn around. >> i've loved the journey that lorde has been on and the fact she came back this year was a huge gift. >> music this year has been very diverse. one song i liked in particular was a song by logic. ♪ i feel like my life ain't mine ♪ >> best band you should know, the killers. ♪ ♪ i'm the man >> best collaboration, hailee steinfeld and florida georgia line. ♪ let me go >> and biggest hit of the year, like it or not -- ♪ despacito >> oh, despacito, no. >> everyone jumped on that. despacito was worn out.
good video, though. i liked the video. >> now we're turning to television where plenty of shows were smoking hot, but none burned brighter than the one with the dragons. ♪ >> "game of thrones" didn't last nearly as long as i wanted it to, but we did finally get john snow and our khaleesi meeting up, getting some sexual tension, getting some long, smoldering gazes on. >> now that the dragons are grown, i think they're more interesting. >> they're making so much money, they have dragons in every scene. they're going to give dragons talking lines and stuff. and i love that. >> "the walking dead" kept devouring viewers. and truthfully so did "pretty little liars." but the best show about not telling the truth was "big little lies." >> it was complete. i mean, wealth and ocean and domestic violence.
the trifecta. >> talk about real estate porn. my god. those houses were unbelievable. > best new cop show "mind hunter." >> you can't like everything we do. we're talking to serial killers. >> worst add for a vacation timeshare, the riveting, jaw-dropping, "ozark." >> mom, what are we doing here? >> your father's laundering money for a mexican drug cartel. >> jason bateman was phenomenal. who knew he could be that dark and a little scary and -- i love it when actors get to show that side of them. >> spooky was en vogue. >> "riverdale" was pretty big this year. >> twin peaks raised some pulses and the handmaid's tale had plenty of fans squirming. >> there were times watching it
where we as women were like, is this a documentary? >> the best was the ken burns vietnam series on pbs. i watched the crap out of that. >> "the crown" and "empire" deserve shoutouts. >> what is wrong with you people? >> while the big bang gave us what looked like the worst spin-off, but a show that did well, young sheldon. >> go play. >> there, i played. >> it helped lead the way for a slew of successful comedies having a great year, including "unbreakable kimmy schmidt." >> are you sure the other guy was gay? >> everybody is gay, kimmy. it's the '90s. >> "master of none," "better call saul." >> ballers. "curb your enthusiasm," glad that's back. >> hey, bojack. >> animation was galloping along lead by the wildly inventive bojack johnson. >> i liked the horse. i liked the horsey. >> bob's burgers kept cooking, and for rick and morty's cult-like following there was
nothing bigger. >> i call that progress. >> she's huge. >> and normal. >> are you a rick and morty fan? yeah? should i get into it. >> best sort of game show, shark tank. >> i just love it. so aspirational. >> the good place. >> it really makes you think about what it takes to be a good person on this planet, and i feel like we could all use a little bit more of that right now. >> and best follow-up to a first season hit by far, "stranger things 2." >> i had high expectations because i did enjoy the first season so much. and i can say i actually was so incredibly surprised and pleased with the second season. >> i was equally turned on and grossed out at the same time, which hasn't happened to be since college. >> i was like, don't even try and reach me for the next 12 hours because i'm busy. >> don't step away from your tv because in just a moment we'll keep up with the kardashians,
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cnn. the best high flier could be the voyageur space craft way beyond our solar system which came to life and fired engines on command the first time in 37 years. but yeah giving the award to peggy witsen, a nasa astronaut who touched down with a record. 665 total days in space. more than any other american. >> peggy witsen heard what was going on down here on earth. and she was like, oh, i'm never coming back. >> worst turbulence.
the clashes between airlines and passengers that shook up headlines. >> i hate them all. do you think -- do you think like the laws of the land end because you're upon a craft going to be in the air? >> the best technology trend this year was the rapidly accelerating use of robots. most dazzling demo, the back flipping atlas robot. of course not everyone is ready for the rise of the machines. >> no. no, i don't want strange robots in my house. the machines will take over one day and i'm hot helping them. >> that's krepy. >> maybe because it's i've seen the terminator. >> it's intact but i can't control my other functions. >> artificial intelligence also took a big leap forward. >> i have alexa. and everybody told me you need to get it this is allisoning. i never use it. i'm also mostly convinced she is spying on me.
>> worse planned ob so lens mobile phone make zbleers a new phone comes out which means the old one with will stop working in five, four, three, two, yeah, done. >> well i am a -- i have bought but not yet received my iphone x. so i reserve the right to be blown away by it. and if i'm not then there is some issues. >> yet with voice and face recognition global tracking and more there is some creepiness there too. >> i just don't think your phone should know more about you than your friend. >> best and worst waist of time fijt spinners. at one point estimated to account for 17% of online toy sales. >> i don't get it. you hold something and it twirls. >> i've never heard of this in my love. it looks like a hub cap. >> the pest thing looking like a hub cap total ee lips.
>> i got gypped. i was in las vegas and it was overcast and couldn't see it. >> best news to wake up to new studies saying drinking more coffee can lead to longer life. >> may pro long lifespan you say. i have no opinion. >> best news for animal rights activists a and worst for nostalgia buffs after morning a century of clowning around the ringling broerts barnum and bailey circus folded tents. >> be done with the circus let the animal be be free. >> best movement in medium, the amazing resurgence of pod casts. >> pod casts are bigger than tv shows now. pod casts are big are than movies. pod casts are it. >> worse mayhem for shopping malls. the steady decline of main
stream stored pushed to financial strait. >> toys are us. but not us maerm. everything is buying online no one goes in the story anymore. >> that blew my blind because toys are us was my childhood. >> i'm mot sure whether or not amundsonen will own the universe but if it does they'll do it in less than two days and arrive on your doorstep in that time frame. >> worst pop culture problem keeping up with the kardashians amiss news of multiple pregnancies as fall rolled in. best way to save up for kid college, maybe bitcoin. the online currency which saw huge spikes in value this year . worst word although also the most hill arise. covfef e.r. pb this painting by da vingy went for $450 million. >> someone somewhere has that money to spend on art. that's nice. that's nice. proud of you. >> worst deliver delivery, the
potato chip can used smuggle king cobra. and best hero our times that guy in south carolina who went to a waffle house late found everyone asleep and cooked his own breakfast creating an internet sensation. >> keep your waffles warm. we will be right back with some excellent wishes for next year in the final reel of you will the best all the worst, 2017.
well the bad movie that was 2017 is done tp it's time to roll the credits appear sweep the floor. but we have just enough time for a few wishes and predictions from our sooting sayers. >> my wish for 2018 is that even if people from different sides can't come to an agreement at least we can walk away from discussion feeling like we understood where the other person is coming from even if we don't agree with it process. >> i would like to see more happiness among american people. >> my wish for america would be a couple gold medals in the louje. there is no limit to what we can achieve. >> my wish is to remember we can vote against each other but don't have to hate each other. >> my wish for america for 2018
would be to by a bit nicer on social media. >> my wish for next year is for world peace and harmony. and an absolutely blistering report on the russia investigation. >> let's get along. how about that? >> okay this interview is over. this is the rest of the interview now. >> and so is our show. woe like to say thanks for guests and you for watching on behalf of everyone at anderson 360 and cnn family worldwide i'm time foreman wishing you all the best and none of the worst in 2018.
this is cnn tonight i'm don lemon. president trump spending big part of the day on the golf course in florida. where he is on holiday vacation. but also using twitter to slam the russia investigation. labeling the fbi as tainted and calling the russia dossier which was compiled by a former british spy a boegz pile of gash are garbage used by hillary clinton to go after his campaign. we are less than a week before the start of the new year. can we expect anything new from the president in 2018? as the russia investigation heats up. as we head toward the midterm election in november. that's where begin with senior political analyst david gergen. political analyst april ryan and david swerdlick. and the gang is all here. hope you you had a great holiday. at the end of 2017 and despite the russia investigation inside the whi